Compare Cerner vs Epic BETA

See how working at Cerner vs. Epic compares on a variety of workplace factors. By comparing employers on employee ratings, salaries, reviews, pros/cons, job openings and more, you'll feel one step ahead of the rest. All salaries and reviews are posted by employees working at Cerner vs. Epic. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Cerner

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Epic

Employee Ratings

  • Cerner scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Epic scored higher in 1 area: Compensation & Benefits.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 5350 reviews)
Cerner employees rated their Overall Rating 0.9 higher than Epic employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.1
(based on 2926 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.9
Cerner employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.6 higher than Epic employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
Compensation & Benefits
4.0
Epic employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.4 higher than Cerner employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.8
Cerner employees rated their Work-life balance 1.4 higher than Epic employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
2.4
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.6
Cerner employees rated their Senior Management 1.2 higher than Epic employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.4
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.0
Cerner employees rated their Culture & Values 1.1 higher than Epic employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
2.9
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Cerner Ceo Brent Shafer
90%
90%Brent Shafer
Cerner employees rated their CEO Approval 49% higher than Epic employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Epic Ceo Judith R. Faulkner
41%
41%Judith R. Faulkner
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
83%
Cerner employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 41% higher than Epic employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
42%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
71%
Cerner employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 19% higher than Epic employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
52%

Salaries

Cerner has 1,245 more total submitted salaries than Epic.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer1707 Salaries
$70,955/yr
Program Coordinator45 Salaries
$51,066/yr
Systems Engineer442 Salaries
$61,401/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Developer1214 Salaries
$105,323/yr
Project Manager791 Salaries
$71,558/yr
EDI71 Salaries
$77,457/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at Cerner.
  • "Madison" was the most mentioned Pro at Epic.
  • Epic had 116 more reviews than Cerner that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Con.
  • Epic had 65 more reviews than Cerner that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 504 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 350 reviews)
Pros
"Madison"(in 211 reviews)
"Good pay"(in 202 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 348 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 189 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 464 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 254 reviews)
Featured Review
"A Great Company"Jan 23, 2021

Current Contractor - Senior Program Specialist

I have been working at Cerner for less than a year

Pros

Management understands what’s going on at a front line perspective

Cons

As a contract associate, it’s hard to gauge if there will be a position for you in the future.

"Enjoyable Job"Jan 10, 2021

Former Employee - Client Systems Engineer

I worked at Epic full-time

Pros

Great place to work at. Great team to be around.

Cons

No cons during my time here.

Job Postings

Cerner has 979 more recently posted open jobs than Epic.